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General Purposes

Midwest Community Foundations' Ventures

  • Program Civil Society
  • Program Area Enhancing Community Philanthropy
  • Grant Amount $130,000
  • Grant Period October 1, 2006–March 31, 2008
  • Location Grand Haven, MI, United States
  • Geographic Focus Illinois, Michigan, Ohio

About this grant

The Midwest Community Foundations’ Ventures – formerly the Michigan Community Foundations’ Ventures – is a supporting organization of the Council of Michigan Foundations. Since changing its name, it has expanded its geographical scope to include Illinois, Ohio and potentially, Indiana.This grant will enable the organization to continue to develop and manage community-building initiatives, resource-building programs and capacity-building tactics for the community foundation field. In addition, funding will build on past grants to support a community foundation research and development incubator and a regional marketing initiative.